Is it hard to install a Bosch dishwasher?

If you’re able to make it all the way to the end, congratulations! It’s no easy feat to install a dishwasher, but with the right tools and information, you’ll be done in less than an hour. If you need help installing your Bosch Dishwasher, let us know and we’d be happy to assist!

What parts are needed to install a dishwasher?

Connecting a new dishwasher requires three connections: a power-cord connection, a water supply connection, and a drain line connection. DIYers can do all of these if they understand what’s required.

Do Bosch dishwashers need a junction box?

All Bosch dishwashers comes with 110v plug-in power cord. If you are needing to hardwire the dishwasher then you will need the accessory junction box with power cord, SMZPCJB1UC, which can be ordered through

Why is my Bosch dishwasher not starting?

To prevent leaks, your Bosch dishwasher won’t start if the door isn’t securely closed and latched. When starting the dishwasher, make sure the door is completely closed to engage the latch and switch. Signs of a broken dishwasher latch or switch include the dishwasher not starting even if the door is properly closed.

The most common reason for your Bosch dishwasher failing to drain is a blockage, so the first step is to check the filter for any food debris causing an obstruction. With the dishwasher powered off remove the bottom dish rack to give yourself better access to the basin of the dishwasher.

How do I get my Bosch dishwasher to drain?

Lift the square stainless steel cover from the floor of the Bosch dishwasher to reveal the large white sump that is held in place by two side retaining clips. If the dishwasher isn’t draining, scoop out most of the water in the sump, and then use an absorbent towel to soak out as much of the remaining water as possible.

How do I Reset my dishwasher?

Reset the dishwasher by pressing and holding the “Start” button for at least three seconds. Depending upon the Bosch dishwasher model you have, you also can push the “Cancel-Reset” button to reset the dishwasher. Select a new cycle and press “Start.”.